Teach Yourself: Understand the Middle East (since 1945)

Editor/Author Ross, Stewart
Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-44-410521-6
Category: Geography
Image Count: 7
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Understand the Middle East (since 1945) examines the origins and development of the events which have dominated the headlines for the last six decades.

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Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgements
  • Credits
  • Meet the author
  • Only got a minute?
  • Only got five minutes?
  • Only got ten minutes?
  • 1 The crossroads of the world
  • 2 States and mandates: Middle Eastern politics to the end of the Second World War
  • 3 The promised land
  • 4 Gamal Abdul Nasser
  • 5 War to war
  • 6 Divisions and developments 1967-73
  • 7 Lebanon bleeds
  • 8 Camp David
  • 9 Revolution and war
  • 10 Intifada
  • 11 Desert Storm
  • 12 The 1990s: Searching for settlement
  • 13 Decision time: 9/11 and the Arab world
  • 14 Tragedy and intransigence: Iraq and Iran in the new millennium
  • 15 Israel-Palestine in the new century
  • Glossary
  • Taking it further